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Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2018

43-4141 New Accounts Clerks

Interview persons desiring to open accounts in financial institutions. Explain account services available to prospective customers and assist them in preparing applications.


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
41,500 3.1 % $17.79 $37,000 0.6 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $12.72 $14.57 $17.21 $20.22 $24.09
Annual Wage (2) $26,460 $30,300 $35,800 $42,050 $50,100


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Credit Intermediation and Related Activities (5221 And 5223 only) 37,080 1.85 $17.69 $36,790
Management of Companies and Enterprises 2,140 0.09 $17.17 $35,710
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 780 0.13 $20.06 $41,710
Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investments and Related Activities 500 0.05 $22.29 $46,370
Agencies, Brokerages, and Other Insurance Related Activities 450 0.04 $20.14 $41,890

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Credit Intermediation and Related Activities (5221 And 5223 only) 37,080 1.85 $17.69 $36,790
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 780 0.13 $20.06 $41,710
Management of Companies and Enterprises 2,140 0.09 $17.17 $35,710
Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investments and Related Activities 500 0.05 $22.29 $46,370
Agencies, Brokerages, and Other Insurance Related Activities 450 0.04 $20.14 $41,890

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investments and Related Activities 500 0.05 $22.29 $46,370
Agencies, Brokerages, and Other Insurance Related Activities 450 0.04 $20.14 $41,890
Nondepository Credit Intermediation 780 0.13 $20.06 $41,710
Insurance Carriers 180 0.02 $17.87 $37,160
Credit Intermediation and Related Activities (5221 And 5223 only) 37,080 1.85 $17.69 $36,790


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.





States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Texas 4,740 0.39 1.37 $15.96 $33,190
California 2,860 0.17 0.59 $19.75 $41,070
Illinois 2,710 0.45 1.58 $18.39 $38,250
Missouri 2,330 0.83 2.89 $15.40 $32,020
Wisconsin 1,950 0.68 2.38 $18.32 $38,110




States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Oklahoma 1,590 1.00 3.49 $15.52 $32,290
North Dakota 380 0.91 3.16 $18.75 $38,990
New Hampshire 540 0.83 2.91 $16.86 $35,070
Missouri 2,330 0.83 2.89 $15.40 $32,020
Kansas 1,130 0.82 2.87 $15.64 $32,530




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
District of Columbia 80 0.12 0.42 $22.86 $47,550
Rhode Island (8) (8) (8) $22.38 $46,560
Connecticut 40 0.02 0.08 $21.13 $43,960
Delaware 270 0.61 2.13 $21.03 $43,750
Washington 510 0.16 0.54 $20.99 $43,670





Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI 2,110 0.46 1.59 $18.75 $38,990
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 1,530 0.16 0.56 $21.38 $44,470
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 1,410 0.39 1.37 $16.82 $34,990
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA 1,010 0.16 0.58 $19.94 $41,470
St. Louis, MO-IL 980 0.72 2.51 $17.25 $35,890
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI 900 1.06 3.69 $19.07 $39,670
Oklahoma City, OK 750 1.21 4.22 $15.76 $32,790
Kansas City, MO-KS 740 0.70 2.44 $15.49 $32,210
Memphis, TN-MS-AR 680 1.09 3.79 $15.02 $31,250
Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI 660 0.34 1.17 $18.53 $38,550




Metropolitan areas with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Columbia, MO 220 2.33 8.14 $13.67 $28,420
Jackson, MI 120 2.08 7.25 $16.26 $33,820
Victoria, TX 80 2.00 6.98 $15.36 $31,950
St. Joseph, MO-KS 80 1.48 5.16 $13.11 $27,270
Abilene, TX 90 1.39 4.86 $14.32 $29,780
Wheeling, WV-OH 80 1.32 4.60 $15.78 $32,830
Joplin, MO 100 1.31 4.57 $13.27 $27,590
Oklahoma City, OK 750 1.21 4.22 $15.76 $32,790
Lawton, OK 50 1.20 4.18 $13.47 $28,030
Bismarck, ND 80 1.17 4.07 $21.30 $44,300